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UK Punter Tydlacka up for Guy Award

Posted: 11/01/2010 - University of Kentucky punter Ryan Tydlacka has been named a candidate for the 2010 Ray Guy Award, which identifies the nation’s best punter, the Augusta Sports Council announced.

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Cats come up short in Starkville, fall 24-17

Posted: 10/30/2010 - STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Vick Ballard rushed for 103 yards and a touchdown, and No. 23 Mississippi State relied on its running game and defense to beat Kentucky 24-17 on Saturday.

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Bulldogs prepared for UK's offense

Posted: 10/29/2010 - STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi State's recent success has been built on defense, but during last week's 29-24 victory over Alabama-Birmingham, that defense showed some holes.

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Tamme set for second career start

Posted: 10/28/2010 - INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Peyton Manning sees the Colts injury list at the receiver positions as merely another challenge to overcome. Jacob Tamme heads into his second career start at tight end in place of Dallas Clark, and undrafted free agent Blair White is expected to get more playing time while subbing for Austin Collie when the Colts host Houston on Monday night.

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UK women tabbed to finish 2nd in SEC; Dunlap to repeat as POY

Posted: 10/28/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. - The University of Kentucky women's basketball team was picked to finish second in the Southeastern Conference this season in a voting of the 12 league coaches, as announced by the league office Thursday.

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Cats check in at No. 11 in AP poll

Posted: 10/28/2010 - Defending national champion Duke was a runaway No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 men's basketball poll.

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Locke Officially Out Against Mississippi State

Posted: 10/28/2010 - University of Kentucky senior tailback Derrick Locke will not travel with the Kentucky football team to Starkville, Miss., for Kentucky’s battle with No. 23 Mississippi State on Saturday, head coach Joker Phillips announced Thursday.

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NBA, Washington prepares for Wall debut

Updated: 11/07/2010 - ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Dwight Howard remembers the hype, drama and expectations surrounding his debut as the No. 1 overall pick. All eyes were on him. So was all the pressure. Pretty much what John Wall feels now.

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UK sees improvement in student-athlete graduation rates

Posted: 10/27/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The NCAA’s annual graduation rates report was released Wednesday, featuring dramatic improvement by University of Kentucky student-athletes in the Federal Graduation Rate and the highest showing ever in the NCAA’s Graduation Success Rate.

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Locke likely out for Mississippi State game

Posted: 10/27/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Senior tailback Derrick Locke, who hoped to return from a shoulder injury and play this weekend against Mississippi State, did not participate in the University of Kentucky football practice Wednesday because of fatigue in his arm, Coach Joker Phillips said.

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Cats must stop MSU rushing attack

Posted: 10/27/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - When Kentucky defensive coordinator Steve Brown was asked if he's confident the Wildcats could stop Mississippi State's rushing attack on Saturday, he stammered a bit before answering.

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Kentucky Football Tuesday Practice Report

Posted: 10/26/2010 - Kentucky is expected to return senior tailback Derrick Locke, who has missed the past two games with a severe shoulder stinger. Head coach Joker Phillips joked with reporters after practice that he ran a few routes with the offense because wide receivers Randall Cobb, Chris Matthews and La’Rod King all took decreased reps in practice Tuesday.

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Basketball Cats shine in Blue-White Scrimmage

Updated: 10/26/2010 - Brandon Knight scored 37 points Tuesday night to lead the Blue team past the White squad 101-74 in Kentucky's intrasquad scrimmage. (Post Game Notes Inside)

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Cats switching goals with 4 games left

Updated: 10/25/2010 - It's on to Plan B at Kentucky. Plan A - winning the SEC East - ended with a mistake-prone 44-31 loss to Georgia on Saturday, a game in which the Wildcats turned it over four times and once again fell into a massive first-half deficit from which they could not escape.

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Wizards ready to roll with Wall as point guard

Posted: 10/25/2010 - WASHINGTON - This Washington Wizards season ought to be all about newness and rebirth. No.1 overall pick John Wall appears to be everything advertised and more, a 20-year-old with a court presence and maturity beyond his years. New owner Ted Leonsis' energy and enthusiasm is infectious, and his willingness to connect with fans and respond to the most mundane of concerns is helping rebuild the franchise's tattered image.

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Rondo saving money for "lockout"

Posted: 10/22/2010 - WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) - Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo says he's saving his money as if the lockout is going to happen. Reacting to NBA Commissioner David Stern's comments that he wants player salaries cut by one-third, Rondo said he wants to be prepared.

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Cats, Dawgs eye wide open SEC East

Posted: 10/22/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Most seasons in the Southeastern Conference, having three losses before Halloween relegates a team to spoiler status. This isn't most seasons, at least not in the wide-open SEC East.

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SEC-Chasing Kentucky

Posted: 10/21/2010 - So the team to beat in the SEC depends on who you ask. John Calipari and the Wildcats took ownership of the SEC last season with a 35-3 record and three NCAA tournament wins behind one-and-out freshmen John Wall, DeMarcus Cousins, Eric Bledsoe and Daniel Orton. That team lost the most talent by a landslide, with five NBA first-round draft picks.

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Locke Out As Cats Finish Preparations For Georgia

Posted: 10/21/2010 - The University of Kentucky football team will be without senior tailback Derrick Locke when it faces Georgia at Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday. However, the Wildcats expect defensive end DeQuin Evans to play, head coach Joker Phillips announced Thursday.

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